Japanese Uniqlo takes on New York

Uniqlo's new Fifth Avenue store, coming in at 89,000-sq.-ft., is the largest single retailer on Fifth Avenue, and the largest Uniqlo store in the world. Technology is fused with such raw materials as glass, oak and steel to create a chic, modern shopping experience. The store features the latest in technology with a combination of LED and LCD screens throughout, handheld inventory checking devices and custom-made spinning mannequins showcasing Uniqlo style. The flagship store opened on Oct. 14.